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Dr. Pereira and others ascribe to Sulphur a resolvent and liquefacient action.The Action of Medicines in the System|Frederick William Headland
The four resolvent meals of old pharmacy (quatuor farin resolventes) are those of barley, beans, linseed, and rye.
Cataplasms of a resolvent nature are made with pears, and a decoction of them is used to disperse indurations.The Pears of New York|U. P. Hedrick
It is useful also locally in rheumatic affections as a resolvent and anodyne, in acne, and as a parasiticide.
As a resolvent friction to indolent tumours and indurations.